IITH develops low-cost, eco-friendly solar cells using ''kumkum dye''

IIT, Hyderabad and Raavi, Sai Santosh Kumar (2019) IITH develops low-cost, eco-friendly solar cells using ''kumkum dye''. Outlook, New Delhi.

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Scientists at IIT Hyderabad have developed low-cost, environment-friendly solar cells by employing an off-the-shelf dye used to make kumkum or vermilion in India. The dye-sensitised solar cell (DSSC) is based on New Fuchsin (NF) dye with aqueous electrolyte and platinum-free counter electrodes, according to the research published in the Solar Energy journal.

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Raavi, Sai Santosh Kumarhttp://orcid.org/0000-0002-2496-9233
Item Type: Other
Subjects: General > IITH in News
Divisions: IITH News coverage
Depositing User: Library Staff
Date Deposited: 14 Aug 2019 04:26
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2019 04:26
URI: http://raiith.iith.ac.in/id/eprint/5913
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